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post #1 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 12:41 AM Thread Starter
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Arrow M5 Performance Edition - 1 of 30 for the UK

To celebrate 40 years of M Power BMW have made a Performance Edition of the F10 M5

Only 30 will be coming to the UK 10 in Frozen Blue, 10 in Frozen White and 10 in Frozen Red.






















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post #2 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 01:12 AM
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wow very nice! i'd like to see frozen red

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Custom Rear Bumper Grille
Gloss Black Sideskirt Extensions
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Gloss Black Vinyl Roof
Gloss Black M5 Emblem
Gloss Black/White BMW Roundels
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Alcantara E-brake/SMG Boots
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CF 3M Di-Noc Trim Wrap
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OEM LCI Euro Taillights
V6.1 Bruce Cables
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Solaris Invisi-Bulbs
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post #3 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 03:44 PM
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post #4 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 04:27 PM
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Have you noticed that the car is listed with electric power steering!

I didn't, but I did notice the £95k price tag??

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post #5 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 10:31 PM
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:O a speed limit display
That must be the thing to make this a Performance Edition M5. Or maby it is the power increase...oh wait
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What is the betting that it will be at Goodwood Festival of Speed in two weeks time? Several options, no increase in performance and a big price hike? Come on BMW. Alcantara steering wheel, its not got the chuckability of a CSL has it?

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post #7 of 18 Old 15th June 2012, 11:51 PM
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There's already a thread about these cars buried on the forum. Not terribly impressive imo.

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post #9 of 18 Old 16th June 2012, 01:19 AM
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so a M5 M Performance edition...might as well just call it M&Ms

From what I understand, it is purely cosmetic features, and nothing in additional performance or handling. So I think the name is misleading.

I read somewhere, that the slogan "M" the most powerful letter in the world should be changed to "M" the most marketed letter in the world

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